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    Is my machine broken?

    As I just cant get it stable, keeps rebooting randomly / locking up, sometimes it will work for weeks others for hours.
    Memtest runs fine and prime seems to but Folding SMP client crashes it and I suspect Azureus does as well.
    Is there any stress test software I can use that doesnt require booting into windows?
    Also any guides on DFI Bios's as the board has a silly amount of options and I dont know what they all do so god knows if any if thats causing it.
    The specs are:

    Specs

    Akasa 460 watt PSU
    DF ILANPARTY UT NF4 SLI-DR Expert
    2x 512mb Kingston Value ram
    ATI X300 Graphics
    4x 250gb Hittachi drives in Raid 5 using onboard
    1x 250gb Hitachi drive
    1x 160gb WD drive
    1x 80gb Hitachi drive
    Sony DVD Drive
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      • Memory:
      • 2gig DDR 400mhz ram
      • Storage:
      • 500ish gig
      • Graphics card(s):
      • 4870x2
      • PSU:
      • 700watt jeantech storm
      • Operating System:
      • XP Pro sp2
      • Monitor(s):
      • 19" crt random
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    nothing on ultimate boot cd that can test it?

    lol im shocked you dont know what your doing ion bois

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      • Memory:
      • geil ultra pc6400
      • Storage:
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      • Graphics card(s):
      • leadtek 8800 GTS 640mb
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      • ocz gameXstream 700w
      • Case:
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    Is everything stock settings?

    I fear the DFI boards as I don't really know what i'm doing lol

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      • PSU:
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      • Operating System:
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    Run linux from floppy/CD and fork bomb?

    You have a lot of drives.. this probably doesn't help stability but I'm not sure what to recommend.

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    • Platinum's system
      • Motherboard:
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      • CPU:
      • Core i7 5930k @ 4GHz
      • Memory:
      • 32gb Crucial 2400MHz
      • Storage:
      • 256gb Samsung SP941, 1tb MX500 Crucial SSD, 240gb Intel 730 SSD
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire R9 Fury OC
      • PSU:
      • 750 Watt Corsair HX
      • Case:
      • Corsiar 750D
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell 2408WFP
      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    Quote Originally Posted by listy View Post
    nothing on ultimate boot cd that can test it?

    lol im shocked you dont know what your doing ion bois
    Ultimate Boot CD?, I take it you have never used a DFI Lanparty mobo mate?
    Salazaar : <Touching wood as I write this...>


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      • Memory:
      • 2gig DDR 400mhz ram
      • Storage:
      • 500ish gig
      • Graphics card(s):
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      • PSU:
      • 700watt jeantech storm
      • Operating System:
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      • Monitor(s):
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    http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/ google would have found it btw

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    • Platinum's system
      • Motherboard:
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      • CPU:
      • Core i7 5930k @ 4GHz
      • Memory:
      • 32gb Crucial 2400MHz
      • Storage:
      • 256gb Samsung SP941, 1tb MX500 Crucial SSD, 240gb Intel 730 SSD
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire R9 Fury OC
      • PSU:
      • 750 Watt Corsair HX
      • Case:
      • Corsiar 750D
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell 2408WFP
      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    Quote Originally Posted by listy View Post
    http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/ google would have found it btw
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